The Associate of Science in Business degree program focuses on today’s increasingly complicated business environment. It introduces students to basic knowledge of the economic and business climate in the modern workforce.

The Associate of Science in Business degree requires completion of twenty (20) courses for sixty (60) credits. The same course may not be used to fulfill multiple requirements in general education and major areas of this degree program.

Program Objectives

  • Develop students’ understanding of the functional fields of business and their interrelationships in complex
  • Identify and analyze economic climate and business trends in a global business
  • Demonstrate the depth of knowledge sought by employers for entry level in the business
  • Prepare for continued study in the field of

The Associate of Science in Business degree program consists of a total of 20 courses.

General Education Requirements

The general education component is designed to emphasize cognitive development and is “general” in the following ways:

  • It is part of an ongoing desire of the institution to enhance critical thinking, research, and writing across the curriculum;
  • It is a part of every student’s course of study, regardless of his/her area of emphasis; and
  • It is intended to impart common knowledge, intellectual concepts, and attitudes that provide a foundation upon which students can build a rewarding educational


Course No. Course Name Prerequisites Credits
BA201 Introduction to Business None 3
BA205 Principles of Management BA201 3
BA210 Organizational Behavior BA201 3
BA220 Principles of Marketing BA201 3
BA252 New Venture Creation BA201 3
BA271 Macroeconomics BA201 3
BA272 Microeconomics BA201 3
BA280 Accounting BA201 3
BA375 Ethical Decision Making BA201 3
CM101 Principles of Communication None 3
CM110 Developing Critical Thinking Skills None 3
CM220 Presentation Skills None 3
CM258 Conflict Management CM101 3
CS110 Introduction to Computers None 3
EN111 Composition I None 3
EN112 Composition II EN111 3
GS150 General Biology None 3
MA125 College Algebra None 3
PF101 Academic Strategies None 3
PY141 General Psychology None 3
   Total Credits Required                                    60